March Madness - Recap - Michigan Defeats Florida 79-59
The battle between Michigan and Florida didn’t turn out to be much of a battle at all as Florida was handed a 79-59 defeat on Sunday at Cowboys Stadium.
Michigan was an underdog by 4 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors.
Nik Stauskas had 22 points for Michigan and Trey Burke chipped in with 15 points. Trey Burke had 7 assists for them, while Mitch McGary was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 9 boards.
Florida got 13 points from Kenny Boynton in a losing cause and another 13 points from Will Yeguete. Scottie Wilbekin contributed 7 assists for them, while Erik Murphy had 8 rebounds.
Michigan hit the break leading 47-30 before taking care of business in the second half.
The rebound battle favored Florida as they grabbed 36 boards, while Michigan only had 35.